Rhapsody in Blue (1945)

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George Gershwin is a driven composer whose need to succeed destroys his relationship with singer Julie Adams and socialite Christine Gilbert.



  • Robert Alda and Joan Leslie in Rhapsody in Blue (1945)
  • Rhapsody in Blue (1945)
  • Milo Anderson and Joan Leslie in Rhapsody in Blue (1945)
  • Joan Leslie and Tom Patricola in Rhapsody in Blue (1945)
  • Robert Alda and Joan Leslie in Rhapsody in Blue (1945)
  • Rhapsody in Blue (1945)

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31 December 2005 | Dave-137
| Great Music
This film presents many Gershwin tunes in great fashion with several great settings and great production numbers. Yes, it's unfortunate that the story line is so heavily fictionalized and even misleading. But, the sets are honest to the periods covered, several sequences are very tastefully done and fun, the show excerpts are good, and did I mention the music? As several other commentators have indicated, the music is faithfully recreated in long segments that bring you much or all of the tune.

If you come to this film to hear some wonderful Gershwin performed by some great artists staged with a lot of character and splash (my favorite set is Hazel Scott's Paris show), you won't be disappointed. The story line is simply a convenient string to tie together the thread of music.

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